Airboat access limited during work at Seminole Ranch Conservation Area

Airboat sitting along a water body

MAITLAND, Fla., May 18, 2018 — Two airboat crossings within the Seminole Ranch Conservation Area will be temporarily closed while the St. Johns River Water Management District installs block mats, which will help to further stabilize the crossings. During the closure, airboats should take the Snake Creek Channel to the east of the observation tower to travel to and from the south end of Loughman Lake.

WHAT: Temporary closure of two airboat crossings

WHEN: Starting June 1 through June 30 (weather dependent)

WHERE: Southwest corner of Loughman Lake on Snake Creek Levee

Visitors are asked to obey all posted notices as well as to always use caution while recreating on district property. More information about recreational closures is available at